Training and workshops

The Scratching the Surface: Soils Biology in Agriculture forum was held in March 2017, featuring several well-regarded local and international experts. To view videos of the presentations, please visit the Natural Resources SA MDB YouTube channel

Natural Resources SAMDB regularly hosts workshops, field days and project site tours to help educate land managers and irrigators about water planning, natural resource management and ways to improve irrigation and farming systems. The team also provides support to local growers to improve irrigation management for sustainable farming.

Free training workshops topics include:

  • soils
  • sprinkler system evaluation
  • irrigation scheduling equipment
  • drip irrigation management
  • drip irrigation evaluation
  • pump efficiency and maintenance
  • fertigation
  • drip irrigation maintenance
  • Rivercare refresher
  • weather data interpretation
  • salinity management in irrigated horticulture.

Visit our Events page for details of what is coming up in the region.